Gustav Brecht, St Louis
Gustav Brecht, St Louis.
With thanks to Sean Campbell, imaging manager of the Buffalo Bill Centre of the West in Cody, Wyoming, for permission to post pics of a gun held in the Cody Firearms Museum. The blurb accompanying this gun follows.
Accession Number: 1993.8.44
Date : 1865-1875
Dimensions: L: 37 in, Barrel length: 21.5 in, H: 7 in
Credit Line: Gift of Thomas K. Hutchinson
Inscription: top of barrel, behind rear sight: G.V. Brecht St. Louis Mo, 3
Synopsis: firearm- rifle- airgun- Gustav V. Brecht; St. Louis, MO- wood- brass- steel- top of barrel, behind rear sight: G.V. Brecht St. Louis Mo, 3- St. Louis type- .28- 3